WATCH: 3 videos celebrate motherhood’s vital role in sustaining animal species

May 11 2014
WATCH: 3 videos celebrate motherhood’s vital role in sustaining animal species

For Mother’s Day, IFAW is sharing some video of mothers and young of the species we protect. --ED

Never underestimate the power of moms! In appreciation of every mom’s hard work and sacrifice, IFAW’s presents a three-video series about these mothers’ valiant efforts to tend their babies in difficult and sometimes harsh conditions:

WATCH: Sacrifice of harp seal mom in rearing its baby

May 9 2014

For Mother’s Day, IFAW is sharing some video of mothers and young of the species we protect. --ED

Harp seals give birth to only one pup at a time, so the bond between a mother and that pup is strong.

WATCH: Importance of rhino mother’s bond in protecting baby

May 8 2014

For Mother’s Day, IFAW is sharing some video of mothers and young of the species we protect. -- ED

That moment of panic when a mother looks around and cannot see her child—it isn’t just humans who experience that.

Le navire Alma dans la tourmente

Apr 16 2014
Le navire Alma dans la tourmente

Depuis juin dernier, la cargaison très spéciale de Kristján Loftsson ne cesse de susciter la polémique

La Chine sur le point d’interdire l’achat et la consommation d’animaux menacés

Apr 24 2014
La Chine sur le point d’interdire l’achat et la consommation d’animaux menacés

Le projet de loi du parlement chinois protégerait les tigres et les autres espèces menacées du massacre à des fins récréatives.En vertu d’un nouveau projet de loi présenté devant le Comité permanent de l’Assemblée nationale populaire (APC) cette semaine, la consommation d’animaux menacés

WATCH: Tornado survivors at the Tupelo-Lee Humane Shelter in Mississippi

May 5 2014

IFAW disaster team leader Denise Bash surveys the destruction at Tupelo, Mississippi.Tupelo, Mississippi, a city best known as the birthplace of legendary Elvis Presley is no stranger to tornados.

As a year-old baby, the King of Rock and Roll survived one of the deadliest tornados in US history which reportedly killed more than 230 people.

In Amboseli National Park, a successful elephant collaring does not happen by chance

May 7 2014
From February 2013 to April 2014, 12 elephants within the Amboseli ecosystem hav

Daniel Leturesh, Chairman of OOGR painting the elephant to help in identification. c. IFAW/Jacqueline NyagahFrom February 2013 to April 2014, 12 elephants within the Amboseli ecosystem have been fitted with collars.

Romanian “Adopta un caine” campaign emphasizes importance of local solutions to a worldwide problem

May 5 2014

The “Adopta un caine” campaign demonstrates 21st century animal welfare thinking in Romania.

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AUSTRALIA’S WORST WILDLIFE TRAFFICKER AVOIDS PRISON

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(Sydney – 1 May 2014) - IFAW is disappointed by today’s ruling by a Parramatta court not to hand down a jail sentence to John Kolettas a Sydney teacher who was found with Australia’s largest ever haul of endangered wildlife parts. The 78 items seized included skulls and teeth from orangutans, bears and tigers and ivory along with illegal weapons.

 

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